Specialism: Adult Services, Children and families
Location: England: East, England: East Midlands, England: London, England: North East, England: North West, England: South East, England: South West, England: West Midlands, England: Yorkshire and the Humber
I undertake a range of consultancy and speaking engagements through People Need People Consulting Ltd. Formerly Independent Chair of a Local Adult Safeguarding Board and a Local Safeguarding Children Board in an English city. Former Chair of the Association of Independent LSCB Chairs. Past President of the International Federation of Social Workers. Member of BASW Council and Chair of the International Committee. Member of the BASW UK Policy, Ethics and Human Rights Committee . Trustee of Children and Families Abroad (CFAB). Advisory Board member of National Youth Advisory Service (NYAS).
I work with: Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Inspection, Inter-agency working, Local authority departments, Private/ independent sector, Quality assurance, Regulatory bodies, Research, Review and evaluation, Strategy, Training and tutoring, Universities / learning & training bodies, Voluntary sector
PhD (Social Work), MA, BA, CQSW, RSW
Professional registrations: Social Work England